Wisconsin begins 2021 ranked #12 in the AP Poll

MADISON, Wis. — For the 5th consecutive season, Wisconsin football begins the year ranked in the AP Top 25.

The Badgers open up their 2021 campaign 12th in the nation. It’s UW’s highest ranking in the preseason poll since 2018 when they started at #4.

Wisconsin has three ranked teams on their schedule: #9 Notre Dame, #18 Iowa, and #19 Penn State.